St. Pete/Clearwater Travel Updates

The Latest Information from Visit St. Pete/Clearwater during COVID-19

We know that many people are beginning to plan travel again, and understand that you may have questions about how you can visit St. Pete/Clearwater safely and enjoyably while Covid-19 is a concern. This page is a collection of the most up-to-date information on the status of local businesses, plus links to tips and other information on how to visit safely.

We're ready to welcome you back when you feel the time is right. When you visit, it's very important that you wear a mask, stay a safe distance from others who are not in your traveling group, and observe other CDC recommendations such as frequent hand washing or sanitizing. Taking these simple precautions will help ensure the health and safety of you, other travelers, locals and our business community. A great vacation is possible if you travel responsibly!

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New Mask Requirement, Safety Guidelines & Updates on What's Open

Learn about what's open in St. Pete/Clearwater, along with any restrictions. We've also included detailed information about our county-wide mask requirement. This information is updated frequently and will help keep you in-the-know.

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Tips for Visiting Responsibly

Our beautiful beaches are open! Most of our local business are, too. When you're ready to head out to the beach, or to local restaurants, shops and attractions, check out these tips on visiting responsibly.

Visit Responsibly
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Keeping You Safe While Visiting St. Pete/Clearwater

The sun is shining, St. Pete/Clearwater's beaches are open and our businesses are welcoming visitors again. From new check-in procedures to super-thorough sanitation protocols, St. Pete/Clearwater's hotels, resorts, airports and attractions have been prioritizing your safety and comfort!

Stay Informed
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Fresh Air, Sunshine and Outdoor Adventures Here!

Domestic doldrums? House-bound? Sunshine-seeking? We totally get it. When you need some room to roam, check out our list of amazing outdoor places and activities that will have you feeling right as rain in no time.


Feeling Stressed? We Have the Cure

If being home-bound, zoomed-out or otherwise Covid-stressed has you going a bit stir-crazy, listen to the peaceful sounds of America's Best Beaches!

Start Listening!

Takeout and Delivery Options

Everyone needs to eat - and local restaurants need your business now more than ever. Want to order a delicious meal? Find a list of local restaurants offering curbside pickup, takeout and delivery here. 

Order Up!
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Great Outdoor Dining Spots

Looking for the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing meal in the open air? These local restaurants fit the bill perfectly - allowing you to dine out deliciously, safely and responsibly!


Explore St. Pete/Clearwater Through Virtual Experiences

If you're not quite ready to travel, but still want to dream, we have some fab VR experiences that will help you visit virtually, and inspire you for future getaways.

Visit Virtually

Buy Gift Cards from These Local Businesses

Support our community by purchasing gift cards online from local restaurants and other businesses. You can keep the cards for yourself to use at a later date or share with family and friends. It's time to support the wonderful local businesses that make our community so unique!

Buy Gift Cards
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Shopping Online

Support the local community without even leaving your home! Check out our list for some of the favorite local stores and markets that are open online selling unique goods, fresh produce, pet supplies, cleaning supplies and more!

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Travel Inspiration: It's Time to Dream About a Future Visit

Soft, white sands and jewel-colored waters. Sunny skies and sea breezes. Family discoveries and fun times together. Beautiful parks and botanical gardens. Mind-opening museum exhibits. An amazing local culinary scene. These are all the wonderful things to dream about and plan for when you feel you're ready to travel again. We can't wait to welcome you back to St. Pete/Clearwater!

Here are some ways to start dreaming about your next trip to St. Pete/Clearwater:

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